Sunday, 28 February 2016


1. Union Government re-appointed whom as the Deputy Governor of Reserve Bank of India (RBI), for a second three-year term?
Answer. Dr Urjit R Patel

2. Name the economist who was named as the Prime Minister of Burkina Faso?
Answer. Paul Kaba Thieba

3. Who was appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of food regulator Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI)?
Answer. Pawan Kumar Agarwal

4. Which country became the first Asian country to approve the sale of the world's first-ever dengue vaccine, Dengvaxia?
Answer. Philippines

5. What is the full form of ASBA?
Answer. Application Supported by Blocked Amount

6. Who headed the committee that reviewed the public-private partnership (PPP) model for infrastructure projects has recommended several measures for easy financing of these?
Answer. Former finance secretary Vijay Kelkar

7. Which country's soldiers will march down the Rajpath on Republic Day along with Indian troops in the presence of President Francois Hollande?
Answer. The French soldiers

8. According to the Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) 2015-16, which country topped in the index?
Answer. Switzerland

9. Who won the National Award on e-Governance 2015-16 for launching the Universal Account Number (UAN)?
Answer. Employees’ Provident Fund Organization

10. Name the Sand artist whose Santa Claus sculpture found a place in Limca Book of World Records recently?
Answer.Sudarsan Pattnaik